Seok Yong Kang


Affiliation: College of Medicine
Country: Korea


  1. Ma J, Kang S, Meng X, Kang A, Park J, Park Y, et al. Effects of Rhizome Extract of Dioscorea batatas and Its Active Compound, Allantoin, on the Regulation of Myoblast Differentiation and Mitochondrial Biogenesis in C2C12 Myotubes. Molecules. 2018;23: pubmed publisher
    ..These findings indicate that yam extract and allantoin can help to prevent skeletal muscle dysfunction through the stimulation of the energy metabolism. ..
  2. Jung H, Kang A, Kang S, Park Y, Song M. The Root Extract of Pueraria lobata and Its Main Compound, Puerarin, Prevent Obesity by Increasing the Energy Metabolism in Skeletal Muscle. Nutrients. 2017;9: pubmed publisher
    ..The mechanism responsible for the effect of RP appears to be related to the upregulation of energy metabolism in skeletal muscle, which at the molecular level may be associated with PGC-1? and AMPK activation. ..
  3. Hwang J, Kang S, Kang A, Jung H, Jung C, Jeong J, et al. MOK, a pharmacopuncture medicine, regulates thyroid dysfunction in L-thyroxin-induced hyperthyroidism in rats through the regulation of oxidation and the TRPV1 ion channel. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:535 pubmed publisher
    ..This anti-hyperthyroidism effect of MOK pharmacopuncture is thought to be related to the control of thermo-regulating protein TRPV1 in DRG and brain. ..